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Have your child read a delicious book every day in October.
 
Cover image for It's Disgusting--And We Ate It!: True Food Facts from Around the World--And Throughout History!
It's Disgusting--And We Ate It!: True Food Facts from Around the World--And Throughout History!
by James E. Solheim Illustrated by Eric Brace
How about a nice dish of Colonial Squirrel Pie with a side of milkweed shoots? If that doesn't grab you, you might think about trying some Garbage Stew, just like they made in medieval England. But if you're feeling a little tired and need a boost, your best bet is roasted spiders.
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The Dazzle Disaster Dinner Party
Series: Sassy
by Sharon M. Draper

Sassy wants to cook a fancy meal and it turns out to be a disaster. The recipe goes wrong. The cooking is a mess. And — the dog eats the cake. Thank goodness for friends and for all of the wonderful items Sassy stashes in her sack. Who knew stuff in a sack could save a dinner party?!

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Shoo, Fly Guy!
Series: Fly Guy, Book #3
by Tedd Arnold Illustrated by Tedd Arnold

Fly Guy returns home to discover that Buzz has gone on a picnic without him. Sad and hungry, Fly Guy takes off in search of his favorite food. Using hyperbole, puns, slapstick, and silly drawings, bestselling author/illustrator Arnold creates an easy reader that is full of fun.

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Paperbacks : $5.99

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
by Roald Dahl Illustrated by Quentin Blake

In this timeless classic, Willy Wonka, a crazy chocolatier, opens his chocolate factory doors for the first time to five lucky children who have randomly purchased the coveted chocolate bars containing the golden ticket.

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Gobble It Up!: A Fun Song About Eating
by Jim Arnosky

Join Jim Arnosky's song as a hungry crocodile attempts a meal of wild ducklings, a shark cruises for schools of fish, a whale wrestles a wild giant squid, and more …

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Gregory, the Terrible Eater
by Mitchell Sharmat Illustrated by Ariane Dewey , Jose Aruego

Like all mothers, Gregory's mom struggles to get her little goat to eat a well-balanced diet. When she offers him tires and tin cans, all Gregory wants to eat are fruits and vegetables. But Gregory's mom is persistent and she convinces him to try just one little bite.

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Paperback Picturebooks : $3.99

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Paperback Picturebooks : $6.99

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Cover image for The Magic School Bus Gets Eaten: A Book About Food Chains
The Magic School Bus Gets Eaten: A Book About Food Chains
by Pat Relf , Patricia Relf , Joanna Cole Illustrated by Carolyn Bracken

It's beach day and the whole class is excited. Everyone except Arnold and Keesha, that is.  They forgot their report on two beach things that go together. All Arnold and Keesha have is a tuna fish sandwich and some smelly green pond scum. What could those two things possibly have in common?

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Henry and Mudge and the Big Sleepover
Series: Henry and Mudge, Book #28
by Cynthia Rylant Illustrated by Sucie Stevenson

When Henry gets a call from his friend, Patrick, inviting him to a sleepover party, Henry and Mudge know that fun galore is in store. From monster movies to flashlight surprises to tubs full of popcorn, this party is sure to be the best of the year!

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Paperbacks : $3.99

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The Mysterious Cheese Thief
Series: Geronimo Stilton, Book #31
by Geronimo Stilton

Enter the world of Geronimo Stilton, where another funny adventure is always right around the corner. Each book is a fast-paced adventure with lively art and a unique format kids will love.

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Paperbacks : $6.99

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Pie
by Sarah Weeks
From the award-winning author of SO B. IT, a story about family, friendship, and...pie!

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Hardcovers : $13.59

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Paperbacks : $6.99

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